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Rape cases: Using reproductive health advocacy to stem the tide

Rape cases: Using reproductive health advocacy to stem the tide

In the wake of incessant cases of rape across the country, experts in reproductive health and rights have urged Nigerian media to embark on enlightenment campaign that will address high death rates arising from unsafe abortions. The call was made recently at a three-day media capacity building workshop on women’s ...

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Lockdown Led to Less Sex, Lower Use of HIV-Preventing Drugs: Survey

Lockdown Led to Less Sex, Lower Use of HIV-Preventing Drugs: Survey

TUESDAY, July 14, 2020 (HealthDay News) — About one-third of people prescribed drugs to prevent HIV stopped taking the medications when they were forced to stay home due to the coronavirus pandemic, a new survey finds. The reason, they said: They weren’t having sex. Many discontinued the drugs without their ...

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Hamburg Sex Workers Demand Germany’s Brothels Reopen

Hamburg Sex Workers Demand Germany's Brothels Reopen

HAMBURG (Reuters) – Prostitutes demonstrated in Hamburg’s red light district late on Saturday evening demanding that Germany’s brothels be allowed to reopen after months of closure to curb the spread of coronavirus. With shops, restaurants and bars all open again in Germany, where prostitution is legal, sex workers say they ...

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